Posted by: bluesyemre | January 30, 2013

Top 10 skills children learn from the arts

(by Katherine Frey/The Washington Post)

  • You don’t find school reformers talking much about how we need to train more teachers in the arts, given the current obsession with science, math, technology and engineering (STEM), but here’s a list of skills that young people learn from studying the arts. They serve as a reminder that the arts — while important to study for their intrinsic value — also promote skills seen as important in academic and life success.

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